2018-2019 Undergraduate Catalog 
    
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2018-2019 Undergraduate Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

PHL361: Existentialism

3 Credit(s)
Fulfills Core Requirement in Philosophy
This course introduces students to the philosophical movement of Existentialism. This movement was primarily concerned with various threats to the possibility of human freedom. It emphasized the concrete fact of human existence over abstract rational principles as the fundamental starting point for doing philosophy and solving the problems of human existence. Students will study the works of such thinkers as Kierkegaard, Dostoyevsky, Nietzsche, Sartre and Camus among others.
Theme: Western Heritage